Financial Analyst, Development

Parkbridge Lifestyle Communities

This position will support the Development and Construction Teams in ensuring they have all the financial information they need.

FINANCIAL ANALYST, DEVELOPMENT – COLLINGWOOD, ON  
  
The Position

Parkbridge – Where Community Lives!

The finance function is led by the CFO/VP Finance.  The finance team is split into Accounting/Finance and Operational Finance.  The Financial Analyst is part of the Operational Finance team, led by the Director, Finance Operations. As a Financial Analyst this position will support the Development and Construction Teams in ensuring they have all the financial information they need (monthly reporting, budgeting, forecasting, business case analysis, etc). In addition, they maybe required to support other functional departments or lines of businesses as necessary and as determined by the Director, Finance Operations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Reporting and Analysis:
  • Monthly reporting and analysis of results
  • Identifying trends, opportunities and recommending courses of action to reduce costs and help drive performance
  • Developing financial models and creating new reports
  • Conducting process analysis, identifying gaps and proposing improvements
  • Working closely with development and sales to prepare forecasts and budgets
  • Account reconciliations
  • Troubleshooting problems with financial systems
Other:
  • Conform with and abide by all regulatory guidance and internal policies & procedures
  • Document policies, procedures and workflow for assigned areas of responsibility
  • Projects as assigned by Director, Finance Operations
REQUIRED/PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 5+ years of experience in an Analyst role.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Advanced experience with MS Excel is compulsory.
  • Knowledge of major accounting software packages for general ledger and project accounting. Great Plains preferred.
  • Experience working with databases for analysis.
  • Must be able to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven environment.
  • Excellent verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team on new tasks.
  • Experience in the Real Estate, Asset Management or Construction fields would be strongly preferred
We believe that communities thrive when people come together for a shared purpose. This is central to how we work and interact with our homeowners, resort guests and valued employees. 

Parkbridge is Canada’s leading owner, operator and developer of residential and resort land lease communities.  We create thriving communities where Canadians can live and vacation with ease. 

Our land lease model is attractive because it allows people to own their home or vacation property without buying the land, creating a more affordable option.

With more than 1100 passionate employees across Canada, we are excited to continue growing our team while providing professional and rewarding career opportunities.

Parkbridge is guided by our C.A.R.E principles, which we strive to bring to life in our relationships with our residents, customers and our team.
  • Community: we are committed to one another and value each other’s contributions.
  • Authenticity: we are honest and fulfill our commitments.
  • Respect: we are empathetic, professional and treat others with dignity.
  • Excellence: we are proactive in our work and we exceed expectations.
Whether you live, vacation or work with Parkbridge, our goal is to make you feel safe, connected, engaged and supported.
  
Candidates from diverse groups are encouraged to apply. We are committed to fostering an inclusive, barrier free and accessible environment. If you have been contacted for an interview and require an accommodation to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please advise, and we will work with you to meet your needs.